The Quest for the All-in-One Machine
The article "The Quest for the All-in-One Machine" appeared in the January/February 2019 issue of Gear Technology.
Multitasking machines have a pretty clear sales pitch: They can do what you need them to and make a gear, but if you’re a job shop with fingers in a lot of pies, you can also use them for anything else you might need to make. Hobbing, cutting, milling, now even gear skiving; if it’s a cutting process, a multitasking machine can probably do it.
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